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Stars with AMG

Stars with AMG

In November FMM hosted an AMG Drivers’ Lounge and track day attended by clients and special guests of the Mercedes-Benz high-performance division, who by special arrangement were flown in to the two-day event by helicopters. AMG made available to drive a number of twin-turbocharged 4,0-litre V8-engined supercars – E63, GT and GT C. And to…

Model unveiling

Model unveiling

Prior to the start of the final round of the FMM Slot Car Championship in mid-November, a new vehicle display was unveiled in Hall C. But this time not of the vintage, veteran or classic variety, but rather die-cast scale models. Formally part of the Wilhelm Lochner collection, the pristine models, the majority in 1:18…

Slot car championship

Slot car championship

On Wednesday 8 November, the final round of FMM’s inaugural Slot Car Championship took place and a record turn-out of 16 drivers arrived to challenge for top honours. In the magnet car class, competition was particularly fierce throughout the night’s racing but in the end, Jon Lederle with a 1969 Ford Mustang emerged the victor…

On yer bike: Phanomen

On yer bike: Phanomen

FMM curator Wayne Harley is a self-confessed motorcycle enthusiast and this month he introduces Bob…   On a trip to England, Karl Gustav Hiller obtained an exclusive license to import and build Rover Safety Bicycles. He became a shareholder and later owner of the Zittau machine factory Müller & Preußger, which refined Rover bicycles and…

Collection in action: Chevrolet Universal Series AD

Collection in action: Chevrolet Universal Series AD

As we prepare to bid General Motors a sad farewell from our shores, it seemed fitting to drive one of the earliest products it produced, a Chevrolet.   Entering the local market with imported vehicles in 1913, Chevrolet soon gained popularity and a limited amount of local production began in 1926 in a rented old…

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